owner-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: the legal possessor of some property

Commentary: OWNER[+possessor][+legal][+property]

Will the owner of the black Z4 please move it off the grass.
Bill is the owner of two restaurants in town.
This bill may help owners of small businesses.
Dog owners must purchase an annual license from the town.
Who is the rightful owner of a donated organ?

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: one who controls or possesses something

Commentary: OWNER[+possessor][+de_facto]

Who is the owner of that beautiful voice?
Mary says John is the owner of her heart.
I wonder who is the owner of this mess in the kitchen.
The fish and the dolphins are the true owners of the sea.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2